The Chosen at Playhouse on Park

Join us at Playhouse on Park for a wonderful performance of The Chosen and help support the Society's important work. The Society has a limited number of tickets that will be sold on a first come first served basis.

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Trip to Eastern Europe

Join the Society on a community wide trip led by Professor Samuel Kassow of Trinity College.

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Historic Hartford Synagogues, An Online Exhibit

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Please enjoy our latest online exhibit by clicking the link above



A Brief Look Back; A Historical Overview of the Jewish Legal Community of Hartford, Connecticut


This newly published scholarly journal by the JHSGH documents more than 100 years of legal history in the greater Hartford area and acknowledges the noteworthy contributions of individuals and firms through these decades. It features a historical narrative, as well as oral history interviews and personal recollections from a number of lawyers and judges.

Revisiting Our Neighborhoods: Stories from Hartford Past

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An anthology of stories set in Hartford's North End as well as in downtown, the South End, and the West End. The 135 contributors to this collection fondly recall unforgettable memories of friendship, family, and community.

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A Life of the Land: Connecticut's Jewish Farmers

The story of the resilience and perseverance of CT Jewish farmers and how they impacted their local communities.